[Diccionario de Motul, maya español]
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Author attribution identified from Diego López Cogolludo's Historia de Yucatan, first printed in Madrid, 1688. This diccionario is excerpted from the author's Calepino, published in six volumes, of which he made two holographic sets; one was presented to the Duque de Infantado and the other to a Franciscan convent in Spain; both sets are now reportedly lost
Date of 1577 appears in volume 1, leaf  verso; publication date of ca. 1600 to 1630 supplied by JCB description of codex in Catalogue of manuscript codices
Caption title in volume 1, leaf  recto: A. ante a. et b
Caption title in volume 1, leaf  recto is in Latin; dictionary words are in the Mayan language and translated into Spanish
Caption title in volume 2, leaf  recto: Vocabulario en la lengua de maya
Caption title in volume 2, leaf  recto is in Spanish; dictionary words are in the Spanish language and translated into Mayan
Pagination: v. 1:  leaves; v. 2:  leaves
Volume 1 is composed in two small late 16th century hands, one in italic (leaves [1-76] and [254-465]) and the other in a miniscule hand (leaves [77-253]. Volume 2 is composed in a larger, apparently early 17th century italic hand, augmented or annotated in places in a later hand, a middle or late 17th century cursive
John Carter Brown Library copy volume 2 has a gathering of  leaves tipped in before caption title on leaf  recto "Vocabulario en la lengua de maya"; this gathering of  leaves does not belong to the "Vocabulario en la lengua de maya"
John Carter Brown Library copy bound in early 19th century full mottled calf; volume 1 is rebacked in red morocco; housed in slip case which meaures 19 cm. tall
No copyright page found. No table-of-contents pages found.